Tag Archives: Barack Obama

March Madness: We Need a Win in Education with the NWP (Heather)

For many, March equates to basketball madness; even President Obama filled out his NCAA Tournament bracket.  Fewer people think of March as Education Month.  Obama has juggled a packed schedule with matters to address in Libya, Japan, and elsewhere — … Continue reading

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PLEASE SAVE THE NWP: A Student’s Perspective (Amy)

I ask our elected officials to imagine the students across America whose lives have been touched by National Writing Project teachers and programs. The NWP creates an authentic audience for young writers in print, public events and the digital landscape. The NWP creates avenues for students … Continue reading

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Getting Connected in the Snowy Upper Peninsula: A Message from President Obama to Our Community and to America (Heather)

“Connecting our people. Competing with the rest of the world. Living within our means without sacrificing what’s required to win our future. We can all do this. We’ve done it before.” “If you can do this in the snowy wilderness … Continue reading

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